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International Space Station

  1. Do You Love SPACE? Then You Have to Watch SpaceX’s Dragon Spacecraft Launch Live!

    After six successful missions to the International Space station (five being official resupply missions for NASA), the spacecrafts are set to liftoff from Florida from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station for another one of their Commercial Resupply Services (CRS).

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  2. Watch the Crew Of the International Space Station Discuss Daily Life In Space, Star Trek

    So what's life in space like? Let Expedition 43 Commander Terry Virts of NASA and Flight Engineer Samantha Cristoforetti (ESA, European Space Agency) answer some questions about daily life in a space station.

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  3. Russia Will Officially Pull out of the ISS and Take Their Parts With Them

    Well that escalated quickly.

    They've threatened it before, but the Russian Federal Space Agency has officially announced that they'll pull out of the International Space Station in 2024—and they'll be taking their sections of the station with them.

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  4. ISS Expedition 45 Raises the Astronaut Portrait Bar With Their Jedi Mind Powers

    These are the nerds you're looking for.

    NASA's Expedition 45 poster of astronauts who will spend a long time in a space station far, far away is pretty much perfect.

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  5. Russia Now Selling Cosmonaut Cuisine in Earth-Bound Vending Machines

    Recommended by 4/5 Dr.Spacemans.

    According to Sputnik News, visitors to Moscow's All-Russian Exhibition Center can now enjoy ISS dining without ever needing to leave Earth! Y...ay?

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  6. Things We Saw Today: Fight Evil By Moonlight In These Magical Leggings

    In the name of the moon, I need these on my body.

    We love these Sailor Moon fanart leggings from Lunariaboutique. Your legs will be magical girls! (via Fashionably Geek)

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  7. [UPDATE] Space Station Astronauts Evacuated to Russian Side After Ammonia Leak Alarm

    Once again proving that lots of people will blow a bunch of money on space thrillers while not enough people pay attention to the real one happening above our heads, the International Space Station woke up to some problems early this morning.

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  8. ISS Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti Shows Us How She Gets Haircuts In Space

    Haircuts! In! Space!

    Being in low gravity for long periods of time does alter your body's height or bone density, but it sure won't stop the hair on your head from growing. That's why every once in a while the people aboard the International Space Station have to cut their hair themselves, and judging from Italian astronaut Sam Cristoforetti's livetweets of her own outer space salon session, the process is... pretty messy.

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  9. This Is How Astronauts Bring Christmas to the Final Frontier

    Their stockings were hung by the science labs with care.

    If spending time with certain people over the holidays makes you wish you could press a button and eject to outer space, you should at least be aware of the holiday customs of your destination. ISS Commander Barry Wilmore and Flight Engineer Terry Virts will fill you in on how Christmas is celebrated iiiiiiin spaaaaaaaaaaace.

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  10. Things We Saw Today: The Batgirl Cosplay Bar Has Been Raised Exponentially

    She is vengeance. She is bedazzled.

    That's it. This cosplay of the Batgirl #37 cover is flawless. Don't even try to top it. (Psst. Actually please do. We'd be highly entertained.)

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  11. Two Women Soon to Be on ISS Long-Term Crew for Only the Second Time in History

    Today in good news.

    Samantha Cristoforetti, Italy's first female astronaut, will blast off this weekend to join the ISS crew, including Russian cosmonaut Elana Serova, in orbit. That will make this only the second time in the space station's 16 years of operation that two women have been on its six-member crew at the same time.

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  12. Unmanned Antares Rocket Explodes Just After Launch To International Space Station

    Writes NASA, "A mishap occurred shortly after liftoff. Orbital has declared a contingency. NASA and Orbital are still determining when a press conference will be held."

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  13. The ISS Astronaut Expedition 42 Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Poster Is the Meaning of Life

    Deep Thought was right!

    Maybe we should have paid closer attention when the most intelligent beings on the planet (astronauts) started heading off to outer space.

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  14. Hubble Program Admits Double Standard, Journalists Concerned About Female Cosmonaut’s Hair

    One small step for man, two giant leaps back. One small step, two leaps back.

    In space, no one can hear your bias, but on Earth you better check your privilege.

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  15. The ISS Is Getting Its First Ever Female Cosmonaut Crew Member Tomorrow

    Soyuz better be excited!

    See that person on the right of this picture Commander Chris Hadfield tweeted out this morning? That's Russian Cosmonaut Elena Olegovna Serova, and tomorrow afternoon, she's joining Soyuz Commander Alexander Samokutyaev and Flight Engineer Barry Wilmore (both also pictured) as they make their way into space for the 41st Expedition to the International Space Station. There, she'll become the first female Russian cosmonaut to ever board the ISS.

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  16. The International Space Station Gets A 3D Printer And A Crew Of Mousetronauts

    "Astromice" is probably more accurate, but the other has a better mouth feel.

    All together now: MICE...IN...SPAAAAAAACE!

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  17. This Definitive Spaceship Sizing Chart Will Blow Your Mind In Less Than Twelve Parsecs

    They're tore up plenty, but they'll fly true.

    Honorary space cowboy Dirk Loechel has just completed a mind-blowingly comprehensive 4,268 x 5,690-pixel chart that demonstrates the comparative size of virtually every beloved ship in all of sci-fi.

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  18. Astronauts Make Long Distance Calls From ISS To Elementary School Students

    Space: the most adorable frontier

    Wanna get children into science? Talking about it with them is a good start. Of course, if you're an astronaut currently aboard the International Space Station, odds are you're going to get the kids' attentions a lot quicker than their parents or teachers can.

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  19. Today In Shut-The-Front-Door News, Cosmonauts Report Finding Microorganisms In Space

    This should shut that upstart Rosetta up.

    We need more GIFs of Mulder and Scully high-fiving: Russian news agency ITAR-TASS reports that cosmonauts have found microorganisms on the exterior of the International Space Station.

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  20. ISS Astronauts Tweet a Bunch of Pictures of Massive Typhoon Neoguri

    TL;DR: Astronauts are great at Twitter. Storms make us feel small.

    Whenever there's a big weather event, you can count on the astronauts aboard the International Space Station to send out some pretty amazing pictures to put it into perspective. Although, unlike when you try to put a bad day into perspective, putting a hurricane or a typhoon into perspective mostly just makes them look even scarier and more awe inspiring. More after the jump.

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